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Benton Advocate, The (Newspaper) - August 18, 1904, Benton, Wisconsin Bf v x BENTON WIS THURSDAY AUG 18 1904 NUMBER 50 You are to be the Judge are the perse n to judge quality of what yon Every dealer to the best If you trade at my store you will he to get the EVERYTHING as piy entire Pry Goods Shoes and Groceries is all new arid fresh Cw: iu aud judge for yourself J B TEMPLE COW TV of merica They will be at the Fair grounds two clays and will give four concerts each after- coun rv and evening In addition Probite Court C F Osborn fae Fair management is arranging Probite Court Treasurer C F Osborn E Ever son B Nelson of R Patterson Surveyor Sheriff Emerson County Cte T C Gates management is arranging for the best bands procurable in and the state including the famous Dana Military Band A Poor Exhibition The Benton ball team went to duba City Monday afternoon companied by about 150 citizens and engaged the ball team of that place in a slugging match It is usual to say that one team played better than the other but in this particular game it would be more proper to say that one team played bad and the other worse The was scheduled to begin at o'clock and promptly at that hour Dave Sampter of Platteville who had beea chosen umpire the bail to the pitcher and the game was on Benton won the and in the few seconds tha followed Pitcher Harker wa for four straight hits one them being for a home run sin's Fruit E Mbit The Wi Fruit Exhibit at he Louisi na Purchase Exposition 3 e Married BUD KN Wednesday morning at the largest and best dis- j o'clock M ss Emma Burns On from of frt it ever consin at an exhibition At the present tine we have on the tables over 900 states of fruit as Apples plates blueberries 141 cherries 4 red currants 32 black currants 17 gooseberries 17 2 In addition several stands and vases filled with truit mal ts a grand total of 1000 daughter of Mr and Mrs Philip Burns of N w Diggings and Mr Eugene of Galena were united in mf at St Patrick's church in by Rev j C Bergen At the s of the wedding march played by Miss Annie Martin the party proceeded to the altar the bride being I plates Thirty-five varieties of by her Miss Laura and in three tallies in the The Cubans did not the third when they opponents In the pies are shown 34 of these of the crop of 1903 This is the largest showing of varieties in the cultural building Only two other the bridegroom by his John Thi bride wore a costume of white silk mull and a tulle veil and carriet bride's The special school meeting called for Monday evening to er the free text book was largely attended Consid arable argument took place bi t the Benton run first inning score until tied their fourth they led their opponents and from that time they were in no danger of loosing the game In the fifth Cuba shut out Benton and when they went to the bat pounded out seven scores Benton rallied a little in the sixth and earned four more tallies and also took a score in each of the seventh and eighth and in the last inning run in three more Benton made more hits than their opponents but lost game on errors their fielding being poor The game throughout was a poor exhibition of the game and was no doubt the worst game either team has played this season The final official score was as 123456789 6010411 states h ve more plates than looked char ning yet serious as tfr consin a id no other state as many i ig the solemnity of the varieties The apples now on occasion were collected from the j After th marriage the wedding farm orchards of Wisconsin last party to the of bride's par nts where a wedding breakfast was served about fifty intimate Hends and relatives being present Among the from Bent m were Mr and Mrs M E Co Mr and Mrs K J Sherwin Misses Annie and Ella Martin and Nellie McElroy 190 5 j by members of the consin S Horticultural Society and pla ed in cold storage in St Louis The exhibit attracts eral atti not only from consin visitors but from others At the Wisconsin fruit booth a crowd may be seen at any hour This is due in a large measure to j Mr and he kin lly greetings of the genial i recipients At ume Flamgan MI Obi 1C President K J Sherwin Rebeck A C H Grotkin Jos Temple T A McCar- thy Jas McCarney and others the and 11 J a The plun is to question of free text boot 3 was Fair week a week of music as the grounds are to be Ugh ted by electricity and kept open ight the opportunity of passing eveni ag there is a delightful suf enor C K O'Neill a Raisbeck John McCaffrey us J as Temple ur Schools at the Big White Fair Everybody is interested the edi department of the Big The this year be one of the largest W lite Fair mises to We almost unanimously The annual reunion of tru Third Wisconsin infantry wi 1 be leld at Shullsburg Sept 15 and 16 The people of Shullsburg are i great preparations to the surviving members of that i regiment and a good lime is looked forward to by the members of that organization Hon J B Simpson of burg is being me f General leek Home ev r displayed in the county ex to see more school children at the fair on Children's Day this than was eve known to be as a candidate generalship on ticket this fall for the the der Mr Sm pson is The home team has only recent ly been and last Monday's game was The club is composed of the ing Dom Meloy catcher M McGuire pitcher Lewis ist base B McGuire 2nd base Vilas Whaley 3rd base Dom Swift short stop John Meloy left fielder Alvin Rispin center fielder John Swift right fielder Substitutes P T Guire and Tom Swift The officers of the club Supt Mr A A Parsons of Eureka Neither Mr Parsons nor Mrs sons who assists him are happy unless every chair in the booth is occupied by some weary er Two interesting ure of the exhibit are the section of Wis cranberry bog ing fn it and a collection of native ferns Irom Baraboo The exhibit has bet n assembled and maintained wholly by the members of the consin World's Fair Commission Visitors to the World's Fai should not fail to call at the Wis Mrs Hudden worr of many highly prized by tru a solid gold been given het mother and useful presents One present which is iride is which hat by her fat icr upon his return from the California gold fields in whi h in turn hei r presented to her The is a very lady and at one time been one of e teachers in the Benton school i a general favorite in Benton Mr Budden is one of Galena most es young men a well qualified for the posH ion and doubt c no FROM ALL SOURCES At a meeting of the Republican p: and reg ster can tell when an wno participate arrived and T county committee held at 1 he court In tnis TREAT FOR MUSIC LOVERS Filipino Band and Other Good Bands to be at the State Fair Lovers of good music are to be given a special treat at the consin State Fair at Milwaukee September 5th to 9th the ment having arranged for the presence of a number of bands ig the famous Filipino band now playing at the Exposition at St Lo us This band which com- prises eighty musicians is declared by Wisconsin music critics who have visited St Louis to be one oj the finest organizations of its kind has ever visited this country It is not a freak in any way but an aggregation of musicians who understand their art an are declared to be the peers of any band in existence They are lime brown fellows not i i M on any day before Let all I wm wi o are to take part in the Contests able strength before the st tte con- tr to get to the Fair Grounds by j g o'clock in the directly to house in this city Mond ly after- noon it was decided to hold the Republican county to nominate county officers at this i Icily Tuesday Sept The All persons hav ng school worn wiu be held tbe j receding exhibit can get their work at j Capt and Mrs P H C onley ar David Troy manager S J Kearns reasurer John Meloy captain we can tell when all who are 1 rr ore definitely when to begin booth in the horticultura g FKI Secretary W S H S A Good Opportunity Superintendent E R Patterson has just been informed that 1 i has been elected a sity for the University of W at Washington D C I e is duly authorized to point one worthy young man and one young woman to the nt of law either with a view to practicing the profession or a part of a liberal education University of Washington is a National Institute of Learning If the boys will get down to 1 chart by a late act of Congress business and do some practicing and approved by the President of they can before the season is the 1 States A scholarship play fast ball in th s Institution is valued at and entitles the holder to tie lt may be rived home Friday from c at the office of their extended Burop an tnp County Superintendent or by They visited the al citie o v Europe Village Board Proceedings until graduation Benton Wis Aug 16 1904 from the Department of Law the The Board of Trustees of the time however not to exceed three Village of Benton year ired to session on the above date with the f nf following members incidental fee of fro Pres R J Sherwin T A and his own board and lodging H Grotkin Joe Temple Tuition is free n J Tie number of scholarships is limi ed to 200 The fall term ope is Tuesday Sept 1904 molder by trade He has chased aid furnished a nice home for his on Third street in Galena they arc now at home to heir many friends Hotel Quests those who have at the Hotel Central during the week K E 1 arrell Darlington Wis R Bens ton Ben G Calvin Madison O H L L T C Platteville Clyde Merlyn Davis Horace J Kar mann R C A J Scherf Milwaukee Fred Smith S G Vaguer Jos Chicago W E DeLap John Muldoon Shullsburg Chas Mrs Kalph Hillary New Miss l the British Isles They yed their trip immensely but are j lad to be at home again and of cou brown mare nome fhe mare is five years old sound one is pleased to have hern wrth For Sale Cheap Brown mare and harness md in good condition Buggy us once more ind harness also it good condition Enquire of HENRY Wis Annual The Benton Lead Zi ic Mining Co will hold their annu 1 meeting to-day The report of the secre tary will show that the 1 Hende has The subscriptions to produced for the past ye ir I hicl Renewals 1 Be i the ADVOCATE have been renewed I of jack during past and f Peter Whaley Benton Wis for Jas McCarney A C Minutes of previous meeting read and approved A communication received from Mrs Anna Stehr notified the Board to place cement walk along ler property on Main Street and send her for same Moved seconded and carried that we accept the bid of Chas at per rod to lay the 1500 feet of water main Moved seconded and carried that we purchase the steam engine now in use in the tower and the Clerk be instructed to draw order for in favor of A C Th directors 9 John L Suite Mont I will be A able to declare a snaal the for same Moved seconded and carried that we adjourn Clerk f All scholarship students must be present on Sept the Young mer and young women of Lafayette qualified to enter upon such a course and desiring to avail themselves of this opportunity shoald make application ly to the county superintendent tha he may consider their character anc qualifications and send in the of those appointed in time that they may receive the prope circulars of instruction If n C H Jennings C ur babies NEWS NOTES H Winskell and family n Iowa this week ng fri mds and looking after hss armint interests The gross receipts of the ent ici cream social given by the League last Saturday ng over Irva and Gladys Carter of Hazel Green spent a few here week with their grand- parents John Carter and wife Richard Dugdale of Platteville was ii town Tuesday Richard has considerable mine in this district during tlw several doctors Eock? rot Mils Winnie has gone to St Lows to attend tbe was by Wrt and
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